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Crystal Pier Hotel & Cottages

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#103 of 279 Hotels in San Diego
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San Diego, California
Reviewed 10 March 2011

We stayed on a couple of cold blustery nights in March. I loved it! Our little cottage was bright and tidy with all the things you need for a comfortable stay--even binoculars! We had a very private little patio by our suite-type unit with a table, chairs, and lounges. Cushions were even stored neatly in the closet. we were just...

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Chandler, Arizona
Reviewed 20 February 2011

The cottages have to be one of the most incredible places I have ever stayed! We were not in out cottage an hour before we started talking about coming back and when. The cottages are neat as a pin and quaint- the perfect beach atmosphere. The kitchen supplied all our needs, and we grilled out on our own patio one...

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Fort Lupton, Colorado
Reviewed 20 February 2011

Crystal Pier is spectacular, very clean and cozy. The view was amazing, watching the sunset was incredible. Wacthing Dolphins swim by in the morning was great. We walked the boardwalk from Pacific Beach down to Ocean beach and relized we made the best choice by staying here than anywhere else in the area.

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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Reviewed 14 February 2011

The unique setting of sleeping in a cottage on a pier was amazing. The sound of the waves crashing was relaxing and put my to sleep instantly (which never happens). The cottages were quaint and very clean. I highly recommend the experience and would return again. It was fun watching the surfers surf from predawn to dusk. THe dolphin pods...

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Goodyear, Arizona
Reviewed 3 February 2011

This place is simply amazing. I have been coming here every summer since I was 3. Every June we stay 4 days. My Grandma, Mom, Husband and kids. Sometimes cousins come in from TX and ATL. This is literally our home away from home, even if it is only four days a year. Staying here is wonderful and relaxing. Access...

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Reviewed 24 December 2010

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Phoenix
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Duluth, Minnesota
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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London, United Kingdom
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“larger cottages further out on the pier”
 of 5 bubbles upred, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book early, as they fill up quickly through out the year.”
 of 5 bubbles Lovinglv, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“In the winter time choose the south side you get more sun.”
 of 5 bubbles ykippenberg, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We like Units 16 and 18 with the large deck.”
 of 5 bubbles moeroe2015, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room facing the south side are less windy in the afternoon.”
 of 5 bubbles kimd609, 3 May 2016 | Read review
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